SRA Cost of Investigations Regulations 2011 - Substantive provisions - Basis of charges
Version 2 (Superseded)

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Regulation 6: Basis of charges

6.1

Subject to regulation 6.2 below, the amount payable under regulation 5 will be determined in accordance with the schedule of charges in appendix 1 to these regulations.

6.2

In exceptional circumstances, the SRA may charge less than the amount that would be payable in accordance with the schedule of charges in appendix 1 to these regulations provided that it is considered by the SRA to be fair and reasonable to do so.

6.3

The SRA may require any person in the circumstances falling within regulation 3.1 or 4.1 above to pay an additional charge where such person has made an unsuccessful appeal to the SRA against the SRA finding or the order made under section 43(2) of the SA.

6.4

The additional amount payable under regulation 6.3 shall be in accordance with the schedule of charges in appendix 1 to these regulations.

6.5

For the purposes of this regulation an appeal will be unsuccessful if, after the appeal has been heard, any SRA finding remains or the order made under section 43(2) of the SA has not been quashed.